All About Native Plants

“A plant, whether found on land or in the water, is considered native if it has occurred naturally in a particular region, ecosystem, or habitat without human introduction.”

Further Learning- Become a Curious Naturalist

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Native Plant Lists

Of the many lists of native plants available online or from a variety of native plant-focused organizations, the over a dozen listed here are among the best and most useful.

For the Pollinators

The landscaping and gardening practices that benefit our lake and help to control erosion and runoff are the same practices that are good for pollinators and birds!

Helpful Tips to Support:


For the Birds

Birds play a key role in keeping our ecosystems running smoothly. Unfortunately, many species are declining at an alarming rate. 

How to Help the Birds

How the Birds Help Us